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Fitzroy Student Hub: Need to know



Find out about the people and places you need to know to be successful while you're studying with us

Your academic team

Your academic team are critical partners in your learning success.

Our lecturers will guide you through course content, challenge you to think differently and help you to grow into the professional you want to be. They're also inspiring industry leaders in their own right who can help you to stay abreast of developments and innovation in your field.

You will also have access to a personal Success Coach who will mentor your throughout your study journey. They will be your go-to person when it comes to developing your skills and reaching your career goals.

Coaching for your success

A Success Coach partners with you from week one to graduation, to empower you to:

  • Progress through your course
  • Get to know and use your strengths for study and beyond
  • Gear up for your career

Our team of Success Coaches have a rich and diverse background to give you insight, knowledge and help, when you need it. As a new student, you will be automatically assigned a personal Success Coach.

You can talk to us about:

  • Motivation and momentum
  • Your strengths profile
  • How you use your strengths to get ahead
  • Your study goals
  • Your course
  • Your subject choices
  • Your classroom experience
  • Study and workload
  • Support services available to you
  • Our industry
  • Your career aspirations
  • And more

Also, keep an eye out for Group Strengths Sessions on campus and online.

Your library

The Library is the heart of our courses whether online or on campus.

With 24/7 access to a comprehensive selection of full-text articles, eBooks and online resources, your Library is your best friend.

Library & Learning Services include:

  • On campus and online workshops
  • Help with research skills
  • Help with resources
  • Study tips and tricks

Your Learning Support team

The Learning Support team is here to make sure you can talk to someone about developing, or improving, your academic literacy.

Learning Support run workshops as well as individual sessions, on campus and online, to help you with essay writing skills, understanding plagiarism and how to give an effective presentation (plus much, much more). Get help with:

  • Writing (essays and reports)
  • Study techniques
  • Presentation skills
  • Goal setting
  • Grammar and spelling
  • Time management
  • Creating an effective study environment
  • Academic learning

Access Learning Support in Blackboard or talk to your Student Services team.

Other services

Student wellbeing

It's not unusual to experience nerves (and a lot of excitement) when starting something new and study life is no different. Talking to someone can provide relief from that worry and energise you to keep going.

Our amazing counselling team offer no-cost appointments over the phone.

Student Services

Our team is passionate about making student administration easier so that you can focus on achieving your goals. Talk to us about your timetable, campus facilities, community news and support services.

We’re here to help you.

Student Representative Council

The Student Representative Council (SRC) is a group of current students that represent the student body when it comes to maintaining community and assisting with decisions about your campus and learning environment.

Want to get involved? SRC is always looking for new recruits to join the team! Find out more information about your SRC.